Pickering—Scarborough East

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Pickering—Scarborough East
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
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Pickering—Scarborough East in relation to other Greater Toronto ridings
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Corneliu Chisu
Conservative
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 107,910
Electors (2011) 76,709
Area (km²)[2] 49.42
Pop. density (per km²) 2,183.5
Census divisions Durham, Toronto
Census subdivisions Pickering, Scarborough
Map of Pickering-Scarborough East

Pickering—Scarborough East is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.

The district was created in 2003 from 44.1% of Pickering—Ajax—Uxbridge, 39.7% of Scarborough East, and 0.1% of Scarborough—Rouge River ridings.

The district consists of the southwest part of the city of Pickering and the southeast part of the Scarborough district of Toronto. It is the only riding to overlap the boundaries of the 416 (City of Toronto) and the 905 (Greater Toronto Area) regions.

Specifically, it consists of the part of the City of Pickering lying south and west of a line drawn from the western city limit east along Finch Avenue, south along Valley Farm Road, northeast along Highway 401 and south along Brock Road to the southern city limit; and the part of the City of Toronto lying south and east of a line drawn from the eastern city limit west along Finch Avenue East, south along Meadowvale Road, west along Sheppard Avenue East, south along Morningside Avenue and southeast along Highland Creek to Lake Ontario.

Demographics[edit]

(According to the Canada 2006 Census)

Ethnic groups: 61.3% White, 13.5% South Asian, 10.4% Black, 4.1% Filipino, 3.2% Chinese
Languages: 74.6% English, 1.3% French, 23.9% Other
Average income: $31 920

Member of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Member of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Pickering—Scarborough East
Riding created from Pickering—Ajax—Uxbridge,
Scarborough East and Scarborough—Rouge River
38th  2004 − 2006     Dan McTeague Liberal
39th  2006 − 2008
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present     Corneliu Chisu Conservative

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Corneliu Chisu 19,220 40.11 +7.66
Liberal Dan McTeague 18,013 37.59 -12.10
New Democratic Andrea Moffat 8,932 18.64 +8.05
Green Kevin Smith 1,751 3.65 -2.91
Total valid votes/Expense limit 47,916 100.00
Total rejected ballots 156 0.32 -0.02
Turnout 48,072 62.01 +1.79
Eligible voters 77,522
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Dan McTeague 22,874 49.69 -3.0 $70,257
Conservative George Khouri 14,940 32.45 +0.8 $52,293
New Democratic Andrea Moffat 4,875 10.59 -1.1 $10,260
Green Jason Becevello 3,023 6.56 +2.9 $1,224
Christian Heritage Rick Chue 191 0.41 N/A $1,408
Canadian Action Chai Kalevar 130 0.28 N/A
Total valid votes/Expense limit 46,033 100.00 $83,646
Total rejected ballots 161 0.35
Turnout 46,194 60.22
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Dan McTeague 27,720 52.9 -4.1
Conservative Tim Dobson 16,686 31.9 +3.9
New Democratic Gary Dale 6,083 11.6 +0.4
Green Jeff Brownridge 1,863 3.6 -0.2
Total valid votes 52,352 100.0
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Dan McTeague 27,312 57.0
Conservative Tim Dobson 13,417 28.0
New Democratic Gary Dale 5,392 11.2
Green Matthew Pollesel 1,809 3.8
Total valid votes 47,930 100.0

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Coordinates: 43°48′40″N 79°08′17″W / 43.811°N 79.138°W / 43.811; -79.138